frustrated writer with head and fist on desk

I remember when I first decided to start writing content, I believed the world would be my oyster. So many endless opportunities, there are businesses being incepted each day. Each one looking for a content writer or a copywriter to help them with burdening the content load. Today, content is…


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I find myself overthinking my passions to death. A fun pursuit has turned into an over-analyzed, nitpicked craze. The tone of my voice inside my head that dictates my writing has gone and I’m still waiting for it to come back. It must have not gotten the memo that vacations…


woman running on beach in the morning, runner’s high

2 years ago I could barely jog up a flight of stairs. I was bad athletically, stamina wise, terrible breathing patterns -you name it. But I got on a treadmill, and what started out as a turtle pace, with time, turned into extended periods of jogging, then running. …


There many things you discover once you start writing. But the main takeaway is the power of words. Because words do hold tremendous power. The power to persuade and to convince. To evoke emotions without the use of emotions themselves.

You often take for granted how words play a role…


I would love to sit up here and write to you about how to make millions of dollars doing something you love. Unfortunately for me, I’m not at that threshold of my life yet. But where I am at is in the early stages of pursuing a passion while at…


Quote taken from the Oscar-winning movie “Parasite”.

You ever find yourself too caught up in the moment? Or just overthinking something and anxiously looking forward to it past the point of unbearable, where you begin to loathe it? We’ve all been there. I remember once I was meant to go on a 3-day getaway with a group…


The harsh truth every writer discovers once they start writing. But like with every dark truth, there is a silver lining.

So you want to start writing? I don’t blame you. It’s like the swiss army knife of social tools, career choices, stress reliefs, and wholesome hobbies. It’s a beautiful skill and one that if you keep at it, only gets better. But it isn’t easy to write. The main reason…


finding a job, job search, how to find a job, difficulty finding a job

I came across a post on LinkedIn written by a fellow Lebanese. In the post, she addresses the all too familiar frustration of completing a job search. She addresses worldwide job recruiters directly and talks about how difficult it is trying to get through to these recruiters. …


how to relieve stress through writing. stress relief and meditation. writing

We all have our ways to relieve stress and relax. You might go for a run, hit the gym, paint. There are many ways one can relieve stress. Writing is one way. …


tips on how to write an article freelance writers and bloggers

Ever since I started my Instagram page (@_thewritewords), people started to send me their work and asking me for advice on writing and how to get started. And since I wrote an earlier post titled “Why I Write” I thought it would be fitting that I do a follow up…

Ali H. Fawaz

A freelance writer.

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